JLG Industries Becomes Newest AEMP Strategic Alliance Partner
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Posted by: AEMP
The Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) is pleased to announce JLG Industries of McConnellsburg, PA as the newest member of its Strategic Alliance Partner program. JLG joins a list of leading companies across the industry including Case, Castrol, Caterpillar, John Deere, Komatsu, Telogis, Trimble, United Rentals and Volvo and Strategic Media Partners to include, Construction Equipment, Equipment Watch, ForConstructionPros.com, and Randall Reilly.
Strategic Alliance Partners are an integral part of the enhancement of AEMP programs designed to provide professional development for the equipment management profession. Partners are committed to the “Equipment Triangle,” supporting higher levels of communication and cooperation between manufacturers, distributors, and the end-users, and the adherence to AEMP’s Standards of Ethical Conduct.
“We’re very excited to have joined this esteemed group of companies and AEMP in the Strategic Alliance Program,” said Jonathan Dawley, global vice president, aftermarket at JLG Industries, Inc. “Being part of a forum that includes the end user, rental companies and other key OEMs helps better us all through collaboration and advancement of the matters we deem most important as industry leaders.
“Many may recognize JLG as a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, but we also offer our customers a comprehensive portfolio of support solutions throughout the equipment’s complete lifecycle,” Dawley continued. “Being part of this alliance will help us to carry on what has become a tradition of innovation at JLG. We look forward to working with AEMP, our fellow partners and the membership to continue growing our support solutions in fresh new ways to meet today’s job site challenges and anticipate tomorrow’s job site needs.”
“We are pleased to have JLG become a Strategic Partner, especially as we expand the telematics data standard to new categories of equipment,” says Stan Orr, FASAE, CAE, President of AEMP. “This is an exciting time as the heavy equipment industry is leading the way in adopting new communications technologies. JLG has already begun assisting AEMP in its technology efforts, and their expertise has already shown results in our process to standardize data delivery for Mobile Elevated Work Platforms. They are proving themselves a tremendous asset to AEMP, its members, and the industry, and we look forward to working with them.”
Formed in 1980, the Association of Equipment Management Professionals represents fleet professionals who work in construction, government, utilities, energy, and mining and more. AEMP maintains relationships among manufacturers, users, governmental agencies, educational institutions and others involved in the design and management of heavy equipment.
AEMP’s cornerstone philosophy of the Equipment Triangle supports a balanced relationship between the End User, Distributor, and OEM/Supplier in the life cycle of a piece of heavy equipment or product. AEMP advances this philosophy through its education and certification programs. For more information, go to www.aemp.org.
About JLG Industries, Inc.
JLG Industries, Inc. is a world-leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of access equipment. The Company’s diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLG® aerial work platforms; JLG and SkyTrak® telehandlers; and an array of complementary accessories that increase the versatility and efficiency of these products. JLG is an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK]. For more information about JLG Industries, Inc., visit www.jlg.com.